Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013
Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013 (MPE2013) is a world-wide initiative that will highlight the contributions made by mathematics in tackling global problems, including natural disasters such as hurricanes, earthquakes, and tsunamis; climate change; sustainability; and pandemics. MPE2013 partners will sponsor workshops, research conferences, public lectures, outreach events, and educational opportunities for all ages. You can read more at Mathematics of Planet Earth.
The CRM, a collaborating institute, started the program with the organization, earlier this year, of the Research program on the Mathematics of Biodiversity, which took place from June 18 to July 20. The program included the Exploratory Conference on the Mathematics of Biodiversity, which took place from July 2 to 6.